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Deschanel loves her 'Family'

Emily Deschanel will star in Anne Renton's indie film "The Perfect Family," opposite Kathleen Turner. She joins a cast that includes Jason Ritter, Michael McGrady and Richard Chamberlain. According to Variety, Renton will direct from a script by Claire Riley and Paula Goldberg. Cora Olson and Jennifer Dubin are producing.The plot focuses on a fiercely Catholic wife and mother (Turner) who has been nominated for one of the church's top awards. She tries to prove she has the "perfect" family by refusing to acknowledge their imperfections. Deschanel plays the daughter, a successful lawyer who is a lesbian. The son (Ritter) has just left his wife for an older woman, while the husband (McGrady) is a recovering alcoholic. Chamberlain plays a

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